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PageSet.exe is a self-extracting executable file that contains a DLL file that allows you to programmatically change the printer orientation.
This DLL is particularly useful when dealing with the Data Report, which reads the default printer orientation prior to displaying or printing a report. PageSet.exe allows you to programmatically change and reset your printer orientation.
NOTE: Microsoft Visual Studio 6.0 Service Pack 4 introduces a new property called Orientation for Data Report.
For additional information, click the article number below to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/261193/EN-US/ )FIX: Error Message 'Report Width is Larger Than the Paper Width' When Showing Data Report in Landscape
The following files are available for download from the Microsoft Download Center:
Pageset.exeRelease Date: Apr-13-1999
For additional information about how to download Microsoft Support files, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
119591Microsoft scanned this file for viruses. Microsoft used the most current virus-detection software that was available on the date that the file was posted. The file is stored on security-enhanced servers that help to prevent any unauthorized changes to the file.
(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/119591/EN-US/ )How to Obtain Microsoft Support Files from Online Services
On Windows NT and Windows 2000 systems, PageSet.dll requires administrative access to your printer settings. To set this up, you will have to save the driver settings to your local computer, which can be accomplished with the following steps:
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NOTE: In the preceding application you are resetting the printer in the Form_Unload event. The printer must be reset back to the default orientation. If not, any print job sent to the network printer will be printed using the orientation set by your program.
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